McClatchy: Trump’s campaign investigated by Obama’s FBI and 5 other agencies – report 1/18/2017

The left-leaning McClatchy reported on 18 January 2017[1]:

FBI, 5 other agencies probe possible covert Kremlin aid to Trump
McClatchy Washington Bureau
JANUARY 18, 2017 1:52 PM

WASHINGTON — The FBI and five other law enforcement and intelligence agencies have collaborated for months in an investigation into Russian attempts to influence the November election, including whether money from the Kremlin covertly aided President-elect Donald Trump, two people familiar with the matter said.

The agencies involved in the inquiry are the FBI, the CIA, the National Security Agency, the Justice Department, the Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network and representatives of the director of national intelligence, the sources said.

– McClatchy DC: “FBI, 5 other agencies probe possible covert Kremlin aid to Trump”

Obama’s FBI got FISA warrant to spy on Trump’s campaign – report 11/7/2016
The Guardian: Obama’s FBI got warrant to spy on Trump team – report 1/11/2017
NYT: Obama extended spying powers to National Security Agency (NSA) – report 1/12/2017


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